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English cathedrals illustrated One hundred and eighty illustrations from photographs by Bond, Francis

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Published by Newnes in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cathedrals -- England.,
  • Cathedrals -- Wales.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Francis Bond.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22379882M

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